The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 125 133 138
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 17 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £82,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1815 1827 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.39% 76.22% 72.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1233 1285
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Reading

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 6 (24.00%) Project Management
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 5 (20.00%) Statistics
2 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Juniper
2 5 (20.00%) F5
2 5 (20.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Wireless
4 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) MS Office
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) AAT
5 2 (8.00%) VoLTE
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (8.00%) QA

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) Wireless
3 2 (8.00%) LTE
3 2 (8.00%) VoLTE
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) SAP Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Objects Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Database Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Director
5 2 (8.00%) SAP BW Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Project Management
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) RUP
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
5 2 (8.00%) Business Development
5 2 (8.00%) Use Case
5 2 (8.00%) Product Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) ABAP
1 2 (8.00%) VBA
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) AAT
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
1 5 (20.00%) Juniper
1 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (20.00%) F5
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) CODA
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft